Director, Liu Institute for Global Issues
The Faculty of Arts invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the Liu Institute for Global Issues, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2014. This is an internal search and we expect the appointee to be a full Professor at UBC; however, exceptional candidates at the senior Associate Professor level will also be considered. The appointment will be for a three- or five-year term. The successful candidate must have a distinguished record of research, demonstrated leadership success, extensive policy engagement with global issues, and a commitment to advancing the national and international profile of the Liu Institute for Global Issues.
For more information, click here. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
Liu Institute Visiting Fellow in Residence at Green College 2014-15
This position offers the opportunity for one influential scholar, activist, artist, leader, or practitioner to locate at the Institute for a 4-month period, from September – Dec, or January – April, and to participate in the intellectual and social life of a graduate residential college with a mandate for interdisciplinary studies. The position aims to facilitate problem-based interdisciplinary research on global issues.
For more information, click here. Applications due December 16, 2013 for applications for the 2014/15 academic year.